The Sky Lark (Sheeles, John)

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Fynnjamin (2022/1/24)

Publisher. Info. London: Wm. Smith, for the author, n.d.
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General Information

Work Title The Sky Lark
Alternative. Title A Collection of all the Divine Odes and Hymns taken out of the Spectators Set to Musick by Mr. Sheeles
Composer Sheeles, John
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's see below
  1. Hymn for Christmas Day. Peace, o'er the world they olive wand extend'
  2. A Hymn. When all thy mercies, O my God
  3. Psalm XIX. The spacious firmament on high
  4. An Ode. How are thy servants blest, O Lord!
  5. A Hymn. When rising from the bed of death
  6. Psalm XXIII. The Lord my pasture shall prepare
  7. Psalm CXIV. When Israel, freed from Pharaoh's hand
Librettist includes
Joseph Addison (1672-1719)
Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
Mr. Tickell
Language English
Dedication Lady Mary and Lady Albinia Bertie
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voice, continuo